Closed circuit television, or CCTV, is a television transmission system that is applied with the use of video cameras to transmit a signal to a specific, limited set of monitors. As the name implies, it is a system in which the circuit is closed and all the elements are directly Read More
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EDITOR’S NOTE: Scott Ziter is director of asset protection for Price Chopper Supermarkets based in Schenectady, New York. He began his career as a store detective with Stop & Shop where he rose through the organization to director of asset protection and then vice president of asset protection for Stop Read More
Gerald Becker, former chief product officer at USS, a leading integrator of IP video surveillance and access control systems, shared some thoughtful advice with LP Magazine on how to boost ROI when rolling out a new IP camera system. During the conversation, Becker addressed some of the struggles that can Read More
By Jen Richard
There are a number of important benefits – beyond loss prevention analytics – that can be derived throughout the organization from implementing DVR camera systems. Following are some of the highlights by business area. [Editor’s Note: These observations were excerpted from “Leveraging DVR System Analytics Throughout the Organization,” which was Read More
Each year, loss prevention directors are evaluated based at least in part on retail shrink results. At a minimum, poor retail shrink numbers negatively affect bonuses and department morale. At times, unacceptable results may even lead to dismissal.
Forward-thinking LP professionals, like golfers in search of the key that will elevate Read More
By Jen Richard
When Jen Richard was tasked with building a case for DVR camera system installations in Canadian retailer West 49 stores in 2010, she took the challenge and rallied the stores. This article illustrates how Richard was able to prove the ROI and tremendous benefits of the technology to senior management.
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While designed to address issues faced in the quick serve restaurant (QSR) industry, the crime workshop ultimately served as a true crossover event that benefitted all who attended. Read More
NDVision the analog-to-IP solution from USS that’s generating enormous interest in the world of retail LP, now fully supports Milestone video management system (VMS).
“This gives companies an added freedom of choice when looking for a solution to migrate their analog camera systems to digital,” said Gerald Becker, USS’ vice president Read More
I recently watched a video of a panel discussion on organized retail crime (ORC). The panel discussed current ORC issues, legislation, coalitions, online sales of stolen property, and industry information sharing. The panel consisted of six of the top ORC minds in the industry. I knew five of the six Read More
By Adam Paul
It’s no small feat to be in business for 100 years, much less thrive and grow, but Weis Markets has done just that. From their humble beginnings in Sunbury, Pennsylvania, Weis was founded by namesakes Harry and Sigmund Weis in 1912 as a single store. Today, Weis Markets operates 161 Read More